Ms. Findlay joined the Dayton Metro Library in 2008 as an Assistant Branch Manager. She was promoted to Branch Manager of the West Carrollton Branch in October, 2015. Leading book discussion groups and introducing patrons to new authors & genres is her favorite part of the job. Karen's hobbies include gardening, cooking, reading and cats.
Our team is happy to provide a wide variety of services and programming for all ages. We offer regularly scheduled computer classes as well as one-on-one appointments to support patrons of all skill levels. We welcome new participants to our long-running Monthly Book Club to share a variety of books and cordial discussion. The Library is a welcoming place for tweens and teens after school, providing a safe space to gather with friends, play video games and participate in a wide variety of programs. Visit us and see what’s happening today!
The West Carrollton Branch Library is an active member of the Regional Readiness Coalition, working closely with the West Carrollton school system, local childcare centers, and families to build and maintain literacy skills in the children of our community. Our partnership with I Am Boundless supports and maintains Little Free Libraries at the YMCA and Wilson Park, and provides monthly programming for patrons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We partner with the City of West Carrollton on safety programs, community events, and celebrations.